Sub themes are ‘Re-defining the Nigerian State and the Ijaw People; the Imperatives of Ijaw Quest for Self Determination: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow, as well as Reforms in Ijaw National Polity: The Need for Self Determination.
A statement jointly signed by the Chairman, Central Working Committee, Retired Rear Admiral W. G. Yanga and the Chairman, Publicity Committee, Engr. Ezonebi Oyakemeagbegha, says the event will hold on Saturday, 4th Dec, 2021, at Ijaw House, Sani Abacha expressway, Yenagoa, Bayelsa state at 10am.
According to the statement, former President of Nigeria, His Excellency, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, will be Special Guest of Honour on the occasion, which will be chaired by the Pere of Tuomo Kingdom, Esuku 1, His Royal Majesty Justice F. F. Tabai.
Bayelsa State Governor, His Excellency, Senator Duoye Diri; Deputy Governor of Delta State, His Excellency, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro and Rivers State Deputy Governor, Her Excellency, Dr. (Mrs) Ipalibo Banigo, will be Guests of Honour.
Ijaw National Leader, Chief (Dr.) E. K. Clark, will be the Father of the Day, while the President, Ijaw National Congress (INC) Prof. Benjamin Ogele Okaba, is the Host.